Strong trucks sales helped push auto sales up 3.6 per cent in November 2014, setting a record for the month, according to DesRosiers Automotive Consultants Inc.
General Motors Co. (GM) is investing US$200 million in two plants in Michigan in order to expand vehicle manufacturing in that state.
The Automotive Division of the Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) has announced the award winners of its Automotive Innovation Awards Competition – chief among them the an active glove box application on the 2015 Ford Motor Co. Ford…
Canadian auto parts maker Magna International Inc. reported its third-quarter 2014 profits grew to US$470 million, up from US$319 million a year ago, as the auto industry saw production gains in both North America and Europe.
Passenger vehicle sales in Canada soared 13 per cent above a year earlier in September, lifting purchases to an all-time record annual rate of two million units, according to the latest figures from Scotiabank.
The Society of Plastics Engineers (SPE) Automotive Division has selected finalists for its 2014 Automotive Innovation Awards competition, said by SPE to be the oldest and largest competition of its kind in the world. Category winners and the…
Canadian auto parts supplier Magna International Inc. has opened DexSys, a new greenfield automotive exterior products plant in Delta Township, Mich.
There are good days ahead for Canada’s automotive parts makers and toolmakers – but only the companies that invest in manpower, technology, and research and development will reap the full benefits, according to Canadian…
Canadian automotive parts makers are fully capable of competing globally, but it’s still crucial to retain Canada’s existing auto assembly plants, according to Flavio Volpe, the new president of the Automotive Parts Manufacturers…
Canada’s merchandise trade balance with the world went from a surplus of $2.2 billion in July to a deficit of $610 million in August, according to new figures from Statistics Canada.
A subsidiary of Canada-based automotive parts maker Magna International Inc. has signed an agreement to acquire the Techform Group of Companies, an automotive supplier of hinges, door locking rods and other closure products.
Benefiting from a recovery in U.S. vehicle sales, Canadian auto parts shipments have surged 14% this year, according to the latest Scotiabank Global Auto Report.
Auto parts maker Magna International Inc. is opening two new facilities in India.
The Automotive Parts Manufacturers Association (APMA) has a new president.
Ontario-based tooling supplier Reko International Group Inc. has signed a three-year, multi-million dollar machining contract.
Windsor, Ont.-based auto parts manufacturer Papp Plastics and Distributing Ltd. has formed a joint venture with Mexican molder Inplax S.A de C.V.
Automaker General Motors is building a new US$174-million stamping facility that will create or retain about 145 jobs in Michigan.
Auto parts maker Magna International Inc. reported $510 million in net income during the second quarter of the 2014, up from $415 million in the same period a year ago.
Almost half of the participants in a recent automotive industry survey identified lightweighting as a top focus for improving fuel efficiency.
In a bid to expand its fluid transfer systems products into the Asia Pacific automotive market, Cooper Standard Holdings Inc. – the parent company of auto parts supplier Cooper Standard Automotive Inc. – is forming a joint venture…